Ruskin Wished

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John Ruskin - Later Life (1869–1900) - The Guild of St George
... Ruskin founded his utopian society, the Guild of St George, in 1871 (although originally it was called St George’s Fund, and then St George’s Company, before ... A communitarian venture, it had a hierarchical structure, with Ruskin as its Master, and dedicated members called “Companions” whose first loyalty was nearly always to Ruskin personally ... Ruskin wished to show that contemporary life could still be enjoyed in the countryside, with land being farmed traditionally, with minimal mechanical ...

Famous quotes containing the words wished and/or ruskin:

    Parents sometimes make not those allowances for youth, which, when young, they wished to be made for themselves.
    Samuel Richardson (1689–1761)

    No architecture is so haughty as that which is simple.
    —John Ruskin (1819–1900)